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This letter dated February 5, 1947, from United States Senator William Langer to G. Lyman of Stanton, North Dakota (ND), is a reply to Lyman's previous letter who wrote Langer on January 28, 1947 to express opposition to the proposal to use lands along the Missouri River near Stanton as lieu lands to compensate members of the Three Affiliated Tribes of Fort Berthold, ND for lands they were losing as a result of the Garrison Dam project.
Langer assures Lyman that he is "doing everything possible to give everyone a square deal."
Letter from G. Lyman and Einar Alderin to Senator Langer Opposing Lieu Lands, January 28, 1947
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Garrison, Garrison Dam, Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
William Langer, G. Lyman
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Langer, William, "Letter from Senator Langer to G. Lyman Regarding Lieu Lands, February 5, 1947" (1947). William Langer Papers. 402.